Monthly Archives: July 2020

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms sees ‘personal retaliation’ behind Georgia governor’s mask lawsuit

Rachel Janfaza of CNN – Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms believes “personal retaliation” is behind Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp’s lawsuit challenging her decision to require masks in her city in response to the coronavirus pandemic. “I do believe it’s personal retaliation and … Continue reading

Posted in African-American, Coronavirus, Democrats, Republicans

It’s still shocking

Brian Stelter and Oliver Darcy of CNN’s Reliable Sources – The newsworthiness of President Trump‘s words changes day by day. He’s a storyteller who misspeaks and makes up stories and contradicts himself so often that his words have very little “take … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, CNN, Controversial, Donald Trump

Facing federal agents, Portland protests found new momentum

Mardy Widman has watched protests against racial injustice unfold in her hometown of Portland, Oregon, for more than seven weeks but stayed away because, at age 79, she feared contracting the coronavirus. But that calculus changed for Widman when President … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Controversial, Coronavirus, government

American Racism: We’ve Got So Very Far to Go

David French of The Dispatch – Today let’s dive into one of the toughest questions of our religious, cultural, and political lives. While we write and print millions of words about race in America, why is it still so hard … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Racism, United States

Trump properties have made over $17 million from the campaign and the RNC since 2016

Bryan Schwartz of CNBC – President Donald Trump’s properties have made over $17 million from the Trump campaign and his joint fundraising committees since 2016. That includes close to $400,000 recently paid by Trump Victory, Trump’s joint fundraising committee with … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Controversial, Donald Trump